Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Canis Major (CMa)  ·  Contains:  The star 11CMa  ·  The star ν1CMa  ·  The star ν2CMa  ·  The star ν3CMa
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Célestron Newton 150/750

Imaging cameras: Canon 60D AstroModified

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ3 Pro Synscan

Software: Adobe Photoshop 2019 CC  ·  Deep sky stacker Deek Sky Stacker 4.2.1


Dates:Nov. 9, 2020

Frames: 40x25" (16' 40")

Integration: 16' 40"

Avg. Moon age: 23.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 39.87%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3995456

RA center: 6h 33' 15"

DEC center: -13° 32' 27"

Pixel scale: 7.589 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 240.535 degrees

Field radius: 6.022 degrees


Resolution: 4596x3394

Locations: Heim, Wetzlar, Hessen, Germany

Data source: Backyard

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M42, 



    
        

            Marco Henrich